Listed By:
Century 21 Gold Key Realty
156 Countryside Lane, Bear, DE
$ 568,900
Property Attributes
  • MLS#DENC2039596
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyNEW CASTLE
  • CityBear
  • AreaNewark-Glasgow
  • NeighborhoodCountryside Farms
  • Zip19701
  • StyleCape Cod
  • Year Built1978
  • Taxes$ 3260
  • Price$ 568,900
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage1775
  • Lot Size2.4 Acres
Data Source:
Bright MLS
Property Description

Welcome Home! Bright, Spacious Cape Cod on a wooded 2.4 Acres of serenity on a private road. Nature lover? Outdoor enthusiast? Or just looking for some peace and quietthis home is for you! Imagine the peace and quiet offered, set back from the private road with a long wide private driveway leading to the 2 car oversized garage and nicely landscaped walkway. This lovely brick home greets you with a large covered porch and decorated glass door with sidelights. The 2-story foyer is spacious and showcases the iron rail staircase and 2nd floor balcony. This beautiful cape cod is packed with both charm and modern renovations. From the moment you enter, you will notice the refreshing atmosphere and natural light. Crisp, clean and freshly painted throughout. The main floor is sprawling with 5-inch wide birch plank hardwood flooring throughout the main level. The main floor has an open floor plan for versatile living. The living room/ great room features a corner brick wood burning fireplace. The modern upgraded kitchen is bright with white cabinets and quartz counters. The kitchen has an eat-in nook area, bay window and is adjacent to the generously sized formal dining room. From the living room, you can access the rear porch from the inviting French doors for entertaining, a quiet cup of coffee with the birds, or for venturing out to your 2 acre property. From the main living area you go down the hallway and into the master wing featuring the master bedroom, an enormous master closet, laundry room and luxury bath tub. The master bathroom features a spacious shower with glass doors, two sinks and a soaking tub sure to bring about a relaxing spa experience. Upstairs there are three additional bedrooms and a full bathroom. One of the bedrooms is large and could be used as a bedroom, office, exercise room, craft room, playroom or storage area. The property also includes a shed and towards the further end of the lot, through the trees, and through the cleared path, there is an additional sturdy outbuilding/garage. All brick exterior for lower maintenace plus gutter guards. This is a rare find in Northern New Castle County, 2.4 acres above the C&D canal just minutes from I95 for commuting to areas north and south or to Rt 1 for commuting to the Delaware Beaches.

Price History
3/17/2023 Listed $570,900
5/19/2023 1% - $568,900

General Features

Accessibility None
Appliances Dryer, Refrigerator, Washer
Architectural Style Cape Cod
Association Y/N No
Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.00
Bathrooms Full Main Level 1
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Brick
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Central A/C
Electric Circuit Breakers
Exclusions see attached list
Exterior Features Outbuilding(s)
Garage Spaces 2.00
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating Heat Pump(s)
Interior Features Floor Plan - Open, Kitchen - Eat-In, Primary Bath(s), Walk-in Closet(s), Upgraded Countertops
Levels 1.5
Lot Size Square Feet 104544.00
MLS Area Newark/Glasgow (30905)
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Patio/Porch Features Deck(s), Porch(es)
Percent Ownership Fee Simple
Pool Y/N No Pool
Possession Negotiable
Price Per Sq Ft 320.51
Property Condition Excellent
Property Type Residential
Roof Architectural Shingle
School District 300200396890
School District CHRISTINA
Security Features Security System
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Structure Type Detached
Tax Annual Amount 3260.0
Tax Lot 024
Tax Year 2022
Vacation Rental Y/N No
View Trees/Woods
Water Access Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No
Zoning NC40

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 1775
Above Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Y/N No
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 1
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 1.00
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 1
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 3
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 3
Below Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Sqft Source Assessor
Central Air Y/N Yes
Fireplace Features Brick, Wood
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Flooring Hardwood, Carpet
Full Baths 2
Heating Fuel Electric
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Electric
Laundry Type Main Floor
Main Level Bedrooms 1
Room Type Living Room, Dining Room, Primary Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Kitchen, Laundry, Full Bath
Total Baths 2
Total Bedrooms 4
Total Fireplaces 1
Window Features Bay/Bow

Exterior Features

Days on Market 68
Living Area 1775
# Of Attached Garage Spaces 2
Door Features French
Foundation Details Other
Garage Features Garage Door Opener, Inside Access, Oversized
Inclusions see attached list
Lot Dimensions 100.00 x 1059.00
Lot Features Trees/Wooded
Lot Size Acres 2.40
Lot Size Source Assessor
Navigable Water Y/N No
Parking Features Asphalt Driveway
Total Parking Spaces 8
Type of Parking Attached Garage, Driveway
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Well
Water View Y/N No

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Bedroom 2 Upper 1
Bedroom 3 Upper 1
Bedroom 4 Upper 1
Dining Room Main Flooring - HardWood
Full Bath Main Tub Shower,Soaking Tub
Full Bath Upper 1
Kitchen Main Kitchen - Eat-in,Flooring - HardWood
Laundry Main
Living Room Main Flooring - HardWood,Fireplace - Wood Burning
Primary Bedroom Main Walk-In Closet(s),Attached Bathroom


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 19701

AVG $370K
AVG $2,346
AVG 186
Year Built
AVG 1998
AVG 23
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